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The Morning Star 

The Star historical successor to the Daily Worker is in its eigth decade of production only broken momentarily by a government ban during part of world war two. The Star is acknowledged as the worker's champion - called a "penny Times' by Winston Churchill in Parliament. It is available in thousands of outlets on the day of publication, throughout Britain. And it is now available online by subscription.

Contact details

William Rust House,
52 Beachy Road,
E3 2NS
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Where to buy the Star

You can buy the Star in many outlets now including Tesco; Sainsbury, Budgen, Coop, Asda, Mccolls newsagents and many Post offices. Some stores only stock it at the discretion of the local manager so you have to ask for it and keep on their tail [though many might be sympathetic to your request].

If you have a big union meeting, conference, community event or are attending attaining course whee you think you might sell some copies, use the Criculation link below.


We can make special drops if you are attending an event please use the form at this address to make a circulation request.

Online Subscription

You can subscribe to the Star online here.

Contains all the same news, features and sport as the printed paper, the Morning Star e-edition is now available at the touch of a button wherever you are in the world. Read your paper on the go, browse back issues, or even print your own copy. Simple to buy, easy on the eye, the e-edition is presented in high resolution PDF to ensure a sharp and satisfying read.

Simply choose one of four subscription packages, follow the on-screen instructions, and your Morning Star will be delivered to your virtual doorstep in minutes.

Save up to £110 a year
Last 24 editions are yours for free when you subscribe for a week or more
Available at midnight on the day of publication
Never miss an edition
Your own personal e-archive

Read on desktop, laptop, mobile, or tablet

Frequently Asked Questions

What is an e-edition??
An e-edition is a digital version of the Morning Star's print edition packaged in PDF format. All formatting, text, images and page furniture is preserved exactly as it appears in the paper version.

What do I need to read e-editions?
Our e-editions are prepared in Adobe's PDF format. You can read the files using the free Adobe Acrobat Reader tool on PC, Mac and Linux systems. Macs, iPads, iPhones, Kindles and many other digital devices have built-in PDF readers and will not require any additional software.

When can I read the e-editions?
Our PDFs generally go live at a minute after midnight on the morning of publication. For example, the file for the 12 March will be available from 00:01 on 12 March. They will remain available for the duration of your subscription.

Can I keep e-editions that I've downloaded?
Yes, our PDFs are unencrypted, which means you will never need a password to read them and you can make as many copies on your device for your personal use as you like. You may not distribute these files without explicit written permission from the Morning Star.

Can I print out the e-edition?
Yes, you are free to print any part of the files for your own personal use. Again, it is prohibited to distribute these print outs.

Can I use my login from the Morning Star Shop?
Currently no, though we are working on this. You will have to create an account on this site in order to subscribe and read our digital editions, but you are free to use the same email address to register.

Become A Supporter
You can join the long list of Star supporters here

Donate to the Fighting Fund
You can donate to the fighting fund here 

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